CHESTNUT will contribute to developing a better-connected & interoperable environmentally friendly transport & safe system in functional urban areas (FUA) of Danube Region, overall based on integration between more sustainable means.
Danube countries deals with great internal problems affecting cities and their surroundings, in terms of first-mile and last-mile mobility, due to intense daily commuting as well as short urban trips made both by cars. The combination of these different aspects leads to congestion, noise, air pollution, emission of CO2 in atmosphere, accidents (more frequent in urban roads).
CHESTNUT will face these issues, all affecting coastal, inland and border urban areas involved in the project, by developing a joint methodology to depict mobility scenarios, drafting Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans(SUMPs) at FUA level (to support new policy making with a special focus on PEOPLE), implementing 12 joint pilot actions involving sub-groups of project partners. The expected change that CHESTNUT intends to bring concerns both an enhancement of regional/local authorities’ capacity in sustainable inter-modal mobility planning at super-communal level (FUA) and promotion of urban mobility models less dependent on car.
- Start date
- End date
- Budget in Euro
- Overall: 2004272,18
- ERDF Contribution: 1581316,91
- IPA Contribution: 122314,4
- ENI Contribution: 0
- Call number
- Call 1
- Better connected and energy responsible Danube region
- Specific objective
- Support environmentally-friendly and safe transport systems and balanced accessibility of urban and rural areas
|Filename||Date of upload|
|CHESTNUT Communication plan||17-01-2018 14:46:25|
|CHESTNUT Leaflet - print||17-01-2018 14:37:58|
|CHESTNUT Leaflet - preview||17-01-2018 14:35:58|
|CHESTNUT Leaflet - preview 2||17-01-2018 14:40:18|
|Municipality of Velenje||Lead email@example.com||Slovenia|
|Regional Development Centre Koper||ERDF firstname.lastname@example.org||Slovenia|
|Vienna University of Technology, Institute of Transportation, Research Center of Transport Planning and Traffic Engineering||ERDF email@example.com||Austria|
|Municipality of Weiz - Department for mobility and energy||ERDF firstname.lastname@example.org||Austria|
|The Municipal District Prague 9||ERDF email@example.com||Czech Republic|
On September 18, the office for Environment and Mobility of the Municipality of Weiz organized a Mobility Day. A free bike check was offered, minor bike repairs were made on site and the bikes were checked for driving safety. There was also...
The BICY system is a free automated system for renting urban bikes that includes 77 bicycles at 16 rental stations in Velenje and Šoštanj. The BICY system allows you to rent a bikes. A personal registration of a user is required to use...
Osman Lindov, a traffic engineer and professor at the Faculty of Transport and Communications Sarajevo, has developed several innovative solutions for future traffic in Sarajevo - The future of transport in Sarajevo, with the aim of creating a...
The project partners attended the project meeting in Banja Luka from 26th to 28th of June 2018. The event started on 26th of June with bilateral meeting between hosting and lead partner to discuss specific aspects of project...
Traditional transport planning often follows an approach known as "predict-and-provide". Planners estimate future growth in the use of personal motor vehicles based on past trends and calculate the infrastructre requirements needed to...